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Scott Ferguson (b. 1989, Glasgow, Scotland) is an interdisciplinary artist living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Using photography, performance, video, sound, and sculpture he creates works that explore ideas of landscape, the mundane and otherworldliness.  


Scott received a BFA in Interdisciplinary Media Arts Practices from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2013 and an MFA in Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts in 2017. Since 2012, he has been an active member of the Flinching Eye Collective whose work explores the possibilities of sound and performance. He has shown work throughout the United States and most recently performed at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art.
Email

mail@scottferguson.space



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Education

School of Visual Arts                             MFA Fine Arts - 2017
University of Colorado Boulder          BFA Interdisciplinary Media Art Practices - 2013

Grants/Residencies

2017
Nes Artist Residency - Skagaströnd, Iceland
2014
The Idea Fund - Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

Exhibitions

2018
Forces (two person exhibition with Lili Jamail) - OLA Gallery, Curated by Life Lessons NYC - Austin, TX

Counter-Ambience (with Flinching Eye Collective) - Utah Museum of Contemporary Art - Salt Lake City, Utah

How to Measure the Weather - Emmanuel Gallery - Denver, Colorado

Lounge Corp x Psychic Jacuzzi - Instagram Based Show, February 2018

2017
Cool For the Summer - John Doe - Brooklyn, NY

Cognitive Dissonance SVA MFA Fine Arts Thesis Show - Ray Smith Studio - Brooklyn, NY

Appropriate Behavior - Cluster Gallery - Brooklyn, NY

In Plain Sight - Space Heater - Brooklyn, NY

2016
MediaLive - Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art/Atlas Institute - Boulder, CO

Lounge Corp - Satellite Art Show - Miami, FL

The Secret The Shape of Destiny - SVA VCS Gallery - New York, NY

Switch it On - SVA MA Curatorial Practice Project Space - New York, NY

The Swimmers -  site specific sound installation - Brooklyn, NY

2015
Biennial of the Americas - Denver, Colorado

Lounge Corp - Lounge Corporation - Brooklyn, NY

2014
Flinching Eye Collective Abberation Tour:

                           Church of the Friendly Ghost: Salvage Vanguard Theatre - Austin, Texas

                           CentralTrak - Dallas, Texas

                           Nicole Longnecker Gallery - Houston, Texas

USA Prochallenge Bike Art - Denver International Airport - Denver, Colorado

Curents New Media Festival - El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe - Santa Fe, New Mexico

Then and now and then - David B Smith Gallery - Denver, Colorado

Intersections - Redline - Denver, Colorado

2013
Multicultural Sound: After John Cage - The Cave Artisana, Diyar Art Center - Bethlehem, Palestine

Flinching Eye Collective Lossy Tour :

                          Squeaky Wheel - Buffalo, New York

                          Vox Populi - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   

                          Silent Barn - Brooklyn, New York

                           AS220 - Providence, Rhode Island    

Pay no Mind to the Ceiling - University of Colorado Art Museum - Boulder, Colorado  

Digital Artifacts - University of Colorado Natural History Museum - Boulder, Colorado     

Untitled Performance Night - Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art            



2012
Flinching Eye Collective Atemporal Radio Tour :                                                                    

                                         High Mayhem Gallery - Santa Fe, New Mexico

                                         Tucson Museum of Contemporary Art - Tucson, Arizona

                                         Nox Contemporary - Salt Lake City, Utah

Automatica - Black Box Theatre - Boulder, Colorado                                                        

Untitled Performance Night - GNU Gallery - Fort Collins, Colorado  

Chai(2sio)trope - Black Box Theatre - Boulder, Colorado

Handmade and Bound - Nashvile, Tennessee

Autogenisis - Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art - Boulder, Colorado

Invasion 2012 - Black Box Theatre - Boulder, Colorado



Selected Publications

2014
Arts and Culture Texas - 16 Standouts of The Fall 2014 Season
Arts and Culture Texas - Currents New Media Festival 2014
Denver Post - Bike Art Wheels into DIA for USA Pro Challenge
Arts and Culture Texas - Flinching Eye Collective Tours Texas

2013
INCITE! Journal of Experimental Media, Issue 4, edited by Brett Kashmere, Contributing Essay "Atemporal Radio Tour: A Travelling Sound Performance"

2012
Zocalo Magazine, Tucson, Arizona








© Scott Ferguson 2019